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About Dr. Brent C Staggs
Dr. Brent C Staggs, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Little Rock, AR, with another office in North Little Rock, AR. He has 17 years of experience. His specialties include Hematology, Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology and Pathology. Dr. Staggs is affiliated with Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock. He speaks English.
Dr. Brent C Staggs has the following 3 specialties
A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.
- Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
A pathologist is a physician who specializes in the causes and paths taken by different diseases in order to accurately diagnose an illness.
Pathologists diagnose and determine the characteristics of a disease through the study of biopsies of diseased tissue or of bodily fluids. For example, a pathologist will look at a biopsy of a skin lesion in order to diagnose or rule out skin cancer. A pathologist will also look at a Pap smear in order to check for a gynecological cancer like cancer of the uterus.
In addition to determining the cause and development of a disease, these specialists also study the changes a disease makes to a body and the consequences of those structural changes.
Dr. Brent C Staggs has the following 3 expertise
- Tissue Biopsy
- Blood Testing
- Fluid Testing
Dr. Brent C Staggs has 2 board certified specialties
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Dr. Brent C Staggs is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Dr. Staggs is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
17 Years Experience
University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College Of Medicine
Graduated in 2001
University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
Dr. Brent C Staggs accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
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